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Emergency Support for Syrian Refugee Families

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Dr Shameela Islam-Zulfiqar

I am raising emergency funds for Syrian refugee families affected by the war in Syria. This will facilitate medical aid, food and shelter.

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Syria Relief

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In my role as a medical doctor, I have travelled inside Syria during the current conflict and worked in some of the field hospitals in Idlib and with the Aleppo Medical Council. I witnessed first hand the atrocities and suffering Syrian refugees are trying to escape from.

Civilians in Ghouta had been under siege for 5 years and experienced constant bombardment- no human being should have to live through this trauma. Yet again they are displaced while many family members have been killed needlessly. We CANNOT wait until a political compromise is negotiated to help the vulnerable. Aid efforts MUST CONTINUE! 
My family and I have been fundraising and working with Syrian refugees for over 7 years now and have collectively raised over half a million pounds for this cause. However, we cannot become complacent as this is only a drop in the ocean of assistance that is needed.
Thank you for all your support so far; I hope that you can continue to support our work in the year ahead as we are aiming to facilitate emergency aid in every critically hit area as we can. We are in this for the long run- for as long as the war continues and families need help. 

Event details

Community Fundraising for Syrian Refugees

Millions of innocent lives have been affected by the violence in the last 7 years in SYRIA. Hundreds of thousands are already dead. TEAM ZULFIQAR are fundraising to support some of the millions of refugees that have fled the crisis- Most recently from besieged Aleppo and Idlib. Our fundraising campaigns include climbing Kilimanjaro4Syria, BenNevis4Syria, Snowdon4Syria, Baking Cakes4Syria, applying Henna4Syria, serving Icecream4Syria, running Charity Makeup Workshops4Syria and many other initiatives! We're asking you to DIG DEEP for ongoing projects that we have helped set up through this charity!! The need for medical & emergency supplies is dire! We thank you for all your support in raising this money so far. However, the situation is ongoing and efforts MUST CONTINUE. Millions are still living in hardship. Make a difference NOW by helping us to help them! We thank you in advance for your generosity! For more information, visit

Event date

27-January-2018 09:00  - 
28-February-2019 00:00

Event type

Emergency Relief for Syrian Refugees

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London cash donation for Ghouta- Zakat payment
Donation by Anonymous
on 06-04-2018
£0.00 gift aid
May Allah reward you for your hard work and make it easy for our suffering brothers and sisters In'shaa'Allah x
Donation by Sadaf
on 28-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Shabeena Akhtar
on 26-03-2018
£12.50 gift aid
May Allah SWT ease the difficulties of all our brothers and sisters. Ameen. May Allah SWT reward you & the entire team for your efforts. Ameen. Sadka Jariya for Ghulam Rasool Chughtai. May Allah SWT grant him Jannat Al Firdous , Insha Allah. Ameen
Donation by Irfan
on 18-03-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Sadkah :)
Donation by Farah Butt
on 18-03-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 18-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Duas and giving.... it's the least we can do. Grant patience, mercy and forgiveness to our parents, brothers, sisters & children. Ameen Ya Rab. Ease their suffering and Compensate them Ya Rab with nothing short of jannah tul firdous al ala.
Donation by Muhammed
on 17-03-2018
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 17-03-2018
£10.00 gift aid
Please accept this sadqa and May Allah Swt ease the difficulties of our brothers, sisters and their families and save them from the persecution they are suffering. May Allah Swt reward you and your team abundantly for your efforts.
Donation by Balqis Jamil
on 15-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 14-03-2018
£25.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £27,031.00
Offline Donations: £5,175.62
Total Raised: £32,206.62
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £34,098.12

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